This is just some sort of a bookmark: a nice blog on dbpedia on the programmableweb site, entitled “Using Wikipedia as a Web Database”. Semantic Web, thanks to the dbpedia guys this time, is finding its way in the mashup world:
Ever want to programmatically query Wikipedia? It’s a tempting dataset with over 1.6 million articles but yet no official API. While there’s been a rumor that the Wikipedia team will supply an API at some point, for now you can use an API we just listed here: the DBpedia API.